The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Mainframes
South East / Berkshire
Rank 157 226 201
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -25
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 30 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 0.11% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 0.27% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 20
Median salary £52,500 £51,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £47,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £90,750
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -14.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1415 2194 2004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.47% 41.62% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 1816 1385
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £32,500 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Mainframe also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Mainframe.

1 31 (86.11%) COBOL
2 30 (83.33%) DB2
2 30 (83.33%) JCL
3 29 (80.56%) IBM
4 24 (66.67%) Data Analysis
4 24 (66.67%) Migration
4 24 (66.67%) CICS
4 24 (66.67%) SQL
5 18 (50.00%) UML
6 17 (47.22%) Tivoli
7 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
7 7 (19.44%) Retail
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) Unix
8 6 (16.67%) MVS
8 6 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (11.11%) zOS
10 3 (8.33%) JIRA
11 2 (5.56%) IaaS
11 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
11 2 (5.56%) SaaS
11 2 (5.56%) VMware
11 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
11 2 (5.56%) Windows
11 2 (5.56%) AS400
11 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
11 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
12 1 (2.78%) Presales

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (66.67%) CICS
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) IaaS
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (83.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Analyst
1 25 (69.44%) COBOL Analyst
2 18 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 18 (50.00%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 18 (50.00%) COBOL Programmer
2 18 (50.00%) DB2 Programmer
2 18 (50.00%) Programmer
3 16 (44.44%) CICS Analyst
4 15 (41.67%) CICS Programmer
5 7 (19.44%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) Mainframe Analyst
6 6 (16.67%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
6 6 (16.67%) Mainframe Programmer
6 6 (16.67%) MVS Programmer
6 6 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Designer
8 4 (11.11%) Supply Chain Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) z/OS Engineer
10 1 (2.78%) Cloud Administrator
10 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) AS400
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) MVS
1 6 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) zOS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 24 (66.67%) Migration
2 18 (50.00%) UML
3 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) CMMI
4 1 (2.78%) Data Security
4 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.78%) E-business
4 1 (2.78%) Information Security
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) Logistics
4 1 (2.78%) Presales
4 1 (2.78%) Process Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) COBOL
2 30 (83.33%) JCL
3 24 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (47.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) IBM
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) VMware